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I attended a wedding there!

There was a loggia area where the wedding was held - a great spot! Didn't see much else other than... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2014
arcticboolie
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Vancouver, Canada
Very well preserved castle

One of several very well preserved castles in southern Le Marche.

Reviewed 13 January 2012
bvlenci
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Le Marche, Italy
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11 Nov 2014
“I attended a wedding there!”
15 Oct 2014
“We saw it from the road”
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This fortified farmhouse was erected in the middle of the ninth century and it looked like a tower-house whose facilities served to shelter agricultural commodities. The Castle of La Rancia was enlarged in the fourteenth century by order of Rudolph...more
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Contrada Rancia | Strada Statale 77, Tolentino, Italy
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Reviewed 12 November 2014

There was a loggia area where the wedding was held - a great spot! Didn't see much else other than the courtyard and some of the archaeological exhibits - but those were interesting. The castle is in a lovely rural area just outside of Tolentino...More

Thank arcticboolie
Reviewed 16 October 2014

We were on the autostrada and saw this small castle. There was one other couple there so we were generally able to wander about undisturbed. It was a great find, easy to access and well worth the admission.

Thank UpstateExplorer
Reviewed 29 August 2014

The castle is quite interesting, nice and has been totally restructured. This could be negative but the works have been done respecting styles and architerctural characteristics and everything is kept in very good conditions.

Thank Jupiter81
Reviewed 21 May 2014 via mobile

The castle is interesting in its reconstruction. It is good to be able to see areas that were used as cellars and stables etc even though it is not furnished. You can also go to the top of one of the towers. The museum pieces...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2012

This wonderfully restored/preserved fortress is easy to access from the highway beside which it stands. As noted by other reviewers, much of the facility is empty and thus somewhat disappointing. Other rooms do contain some displays but there was very little English so we found...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 13 January 2012

One of several very well preserved castles in southern Le Marche.

Thank bvlenci
Reviewed 23 December 2011

Elegant and historical. Will go back with friends if we're in the area

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